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Robbins, Kendall, & Lawrence .54 caliber Mississippi rifle  (Firearms and accessories)  "1848"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1848-1848

Materials:

Wood, metal, brass tacks/bosses, glass bead/beads, paint

Techniques:

Commercially produced/manufactured, inlaid, studded, painted

Dimensions:

124 x 6 x 15 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Kickapoo, Native Americans, Non-Indian, North America, Plains, Prairie

State:

Illinois

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Said to have been captured from a Kickapoo warrior near Chicago, Illinois, in 1854; acquired by Irving Browning (1895-1961, a New York photographer and filmmaker) at an unknown date ; inherited by his widow, Hester V. Browning (1900-1996); purchased by MAI from Mrs. Browning in 1964.

Source ID:

NMAI_248832

Catalog Number:

23/3526

Album Name:

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